CyberRisk Alliance is a
business intelligence company
created to serve the high-growth, rapidly evolving
cybersecurity and information risk management
marketplace through a diversified
portfolio of services that inform,
educate, build community
facilitate commerce.



2018 Year to Date


(Source: Privacy Rights Clearinghouse)

Market Characteristics

  • An unprecedented surge of cybercriminal activity is threatening our national and global security and economic stability.
  • Fraught with threats, the current environment is putting increased pressure on large corporations across all industry sectors, government agencies, healthcare organizations and academic institutions, which is driving the active expansion of the information security and risk discipline.
  • Cybersecurity and information risk professionals, corporate officers and board members that govern the risk and compliance process have an increasingly high demand for information resources, training, professional networking, peer interaction and the exchange of best practices.
  • The market’s rapid evolution has led to a proliferation of technology and product innovation requiring traditional and advanced marketing services.

Worldwide spending on cybersecurity products and services


billion spent in 2017,

rising from $3.5 billion in 2004


trillion in growth,

predicted cumulatively over
the next five years


growth rate,

through 2021

(Source: Cybersecurity Ventures)


CyberRisk Alliance…


CyberRisk Alliance invests in businesses serving the cybersecurity and information risk management marketplace with the following characteristics:

  • Growth-oriented profitable information, event, digital marketing services and other specialized professional intelligence resources
  • Leading brands providing high-quality services, respected by their customers and rewarded with high renewal rates
  • Businesses with a differentiated product or service, including those that require operating investment to unlock high-growth potential
  • Experienced innovative leadership with a strong understanding and passion for the cyber risk industry
  • Ownership seeking an operating or investment partner to enable a transitional or staged exit strategy

CyberRisk Alliance is flexible about transaction and partnership structures to create mutually fulfilling relationships.

CyberRisk Alliance is highly experienced in business transactions and partnerships. Leadership is fair-minded and operates confidentially and decisively.

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Doug Manoni

Founder and CEO

An industry of critical importance to our national and global security and economic stability, CRA will support high risk decisions with increased confidence
— Doug Manoni
  • Partnered with Growth Catalyst Partners on the launch of CyberRisk Alliance
  • Director, Innodata (NASDAQ: INOD), a global services and technology solutions company
  • Former CEO of SourceMedia
  • Founder and Former CEO, Wicks Business Information
  • Former Chairman, Connectiv Association
  • Recognized as a visionary and an innovative leader, expert in applying transformative strategies
  • Deep operating experience across diverse range of media and event business models
  • Creative dealmaker, managing over 50 transactions valued at approximately $1 billion
  • Consistent track record of increasing EV and delivering strong positive returns for all stakeholders
  • 20+ year highly active relationship with Growth Catalyst Partners


Catch up on the latest news and announcements.


CyberRisk Alliance Consummates Investment in CyberSecurity Collaboration Forum

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CyberRisk Alliance Acquires InfoSec World Conference and Expo

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CyberRisk Alliance Launch

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